Programme

Tuesday 23rd july 19.00 - 21.00 h. Location: -

Workshops and Satellite Meetings

IAB Council Meeting.

Location: A10.13
Council meeting during IBC of the council members of the IAB (International Association of Bryology)
Organizer
Catherine Reeb

‘Flora, Fauna, Funga’: short film screening and conversation with featured guests.

Location: Retiro
The event is an evening social gathering to screen the 16-minute film Flora, Fauna, Funga,
Organizer
Jill Spear

Plant Modelling Community gathering.

Location: A10.1
This gathering will be an informal opportunity to meet other modelers and discuss the future of modelling and publishing
Organizer
Rachel Shekar

Global Botanical Garden Gathering. All botanical gardens and arboretum are welcome.

Location: N107+8
An informal gathering of global botanical gardens with a focus on the conservation and science teams
Organizer
Emily Coffey

The 10,000 Plant Genomes Project: Progress and Perspective

Location: N113+14
The 10KP workshop offers a comprehensive exploration of one of the most ambitious initiatives in plant genomics research. With the aim of sequencing and analyzing the genomes of 10,000 plant species worldwide, the 10KP project seeks to uncover the genetic diversity, evolutionary history, and ecological significance of plants. This workshop presents the latest research in plant genomics, including algae, bryophytes, pteridophytes, gymnosperms, and angiosperms. It also provides attendees with an in-depth understanding of the project's goals, methodologies, and potential impact on various fields. Through presentations, participants will gain insights into the intricate world of plant genomics and its implications for addressing pressing global challenges such as climate change, food security, and biodiversity loss.
Organizer
Sunil Kumar Sahu